A three volume analysis of the global economic crisis
Contents1 A Savage Sorting of Winners and Losers, and Beyond 21Saskia Sassen2 The 2008 World Financial Crisis and theFuture of World Development 39Ha-Joon Chang3 Growth after the Crisis 65Dani Rodrik4 Structural Causes and Consequences ofthe 2008-2009 Financial Crisis 97Jomo Kwame Sundaram and Felice Noelle Rodriguez5 Bridging the Gap:A New World Economic Order for Development? 119Manuel Montes and Vladimir Popov6 Chinese Political Economy and the International Economy:Linking Global, Regional, and Domestic Possibilities 149R. Bin Wong7 The Global Financial Crisis andAfrica's "Immiserizing Wealth" 165Alexis Habiyaremye and Luc Soete8 Central and Eastern Europe: Shapes of Transformation,Crisis, and the Possible Futures 181Piotr Dutkiewicz and Grzegorz Gorzelak9 The Post-Soviet Recoil to Periphery 209Georgi Derluguian10 The Great Crisis and the Financial Sector:What We Might Have Learned 235James K. Galbraith
Craig Calhoun is Director of the London School of Economics and Global Distinguished Professor of Sociology at New York University. His most recent book is The Roots of Radicalism: Tradition, the Public Sphere, and Early Nineteenth-Century Social Movements.
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